tab ebast 10 mg may be taken with or without food. The dose may vary depending on what you are taking it for. Take it as it has been prescribed by your doctor. You may need this medicine only on days you have symptoms, or you may need to take it every day to prevent symptoms from happening. If you stop taking it earlier than advised, your symptoms may come back. This medicine is generally very safe.
The most common side effects of this medicine are sleepiness, headache, and dry mouth. These are usually mild and go away after a couple of days as your body gets adjusted to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or worry you. Before taking it, you should tell your doctor if you have any problems with your liver or kidneys or with your heart.
Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult with their doctor before taking it. Avoid drinking alcohol as it can cause excessive drowsiness with this medicine. It usually does not impair your ability to drive, but you should not drive if it makes you feel sleepy or dizzy.
USES OF TABLET
- Allergic conditions
BENEFITS OF TABLET
In Allergic conditions
tab ebast 10 mg provides relief from symptoms such as blocked or runny nose, sneezing, and itchy or watery eyes. This will make it easier for you to go about your daily activities. It can also give relief from allergic reactions after insect bites and symptoms of hives and eczema such as rash, swelling, itching, and irritation. This will improve the appearance of your skin and you may find that your mood and self-confidence improve as well.
It rarely has any serious side effects and you may only need to take it on days you have symptoms. Moreover, Ebast Tablet may make you feel less sleepy as compared to other antihistamine medicines. If you are taking it to prevent getting symptoms you should use it regularly to get the most benefit.
SIDE EFFECTS OF TABLET
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of Ebast
- Dryness in mouth
HOW TO USE TABLET
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. tab ebast 10 mg may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
HOW TABLET WORKS
tab ebast 10 mg is an antihistaminic medication. It treats allergy symptoms such as itching, swelling, and rashes by blocking the effects of a chemical messenger (histamine) in the body.
In-Depth Precautions and Warning
Do not take tab ebast 10 mg if you are allergic to any of its contents. Talk to your doctor before taking tab ebast 10 mg if you have heart disease such as ECG alteration (prolongation of QT interval). Take tab ebast 10 mg with caution if you have low levels of potassium in the blood. Avoid consuming Ebast Tablet along with erythromycin (antibiotics) and ketoconazole (anti-fungal) as it might lead to higher levels of tab ebast 10 mg in the blood leading to toxicity.
Consult your doctor before taking Ebast Tablet if you are pregnant or breast-feeding; your doctor will prescribe you Tablet only if the benefits outweigh the risks. Ebast Tablet causes drowsiness and dizziness, so drive if you are alert. tab ebast 10 mg should not be given to children as the safety has not been established. Avoid consuming alcohol along with Tablet as it could lead to increased drowsiness and dizziness.
DRUG-DRUG INTERACTIONS: tab ebast 10 mg may have interaction with an antifungal (ketoconazole) and antibiotic (erythromycin).
FOOD-DRUG INTERACTIONS: No food-drug interactions have been found with tab ebast 10 mg. Avoid smoking and alcohol consumption.
DRUG-DISEASE INTERACTION: tab ebast 10 mg may have interactions with kidney impairment, liver impairment and heart problems.
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
You are recommended to avoid alcohol consumption while taking tab ebast 10 mg to avoid unpleasant side-effects. Alcohol intake along Ebast Tablet may cause increased drowsiness. Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this.
Limited evidence is available on the safety of tab ebast 10 mg on pregnant women. Please consult your doctor before taking tab ebast 10 mg if you are pregnant, your doctor will prescribe you tab ebast 10 mg if the benefits outweigh the risks.
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether tab ebast 10 mg passes into the mother’s milk. Please consult your doctor before taking tab ebast 10 mg if you are breast-feeding, your doctor will prescribe you tab ebast 10 mg if the benefits outweigh the risks.
tab ebast 10 mg may cause dizziness and drowsiness, do not drive or operate heavy machinery if you feel dizzy.
Safe if prescribed by the doctor in patients with mild to moderate liver impairment for up to 7 days. Dose adjustment may be needed in patients with severe liver impairment. Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this.
Safe if prescribed by the doctor for up to 5 days in patients with kidney impairment. Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this.
Diet & Lifestyle Advise
- Include citrus fruits in your diet as they help in reducing allergy.
- Turmeric and ginger have anti-inflammatory properties which help in reducing inflammation-driven allergy, swelling and irritation.
- Exercise regularly and healthy food to keep your immune system at bay.
- Avoid getting in contact with allergens (allergy causing agents) such as dust, pollen, mold, insects, etc.
How does Tablet work?
tab ebast 10 mg belongs to the group of medicines called as histamine H1 receptor antagonist. tab ebast 10 mg works by blocking the effect of histamine (chemical messenger) which is responsible for the allergic reactions, thereby provides relief from allergic symptoms such as swelling, itching, rashes, sneezing, runny nose and watery eyes.
Does Tablet cause dizziness?
tab ebast 10 mg causes dizziness and drowsiness. So, drive only if you are alert and omit driving or operating machinery if you feel dizzy or drowsy.
How to treat dry mouth?
Dry mouth is a side-effect of tab ebast 10 mg. Limiting caffeine intake, avoiding smoking and mouthwashes containing alcohol, drinking water regularly, and chewing sugar-free gum/candy might help in stimulating saliva and thereby prevents drying of mouth.
Can I stop taking Tablet on my own?
tab ebast 10 mg is generally prescribed for short-term use. Nevertheless, continue taking tab ebast 10 mg for as long as your doctor has prescribed it to you to avoid recurring of symptoms. Do not be reluctant to speak with your doctor if you experience any difficulty while taking Tablet.
I have impaired liver function, can I take Tablet?
It is generally safe to take tab ebast 10 mg for up to 7 days in patients with mild to moderately impaired liver function. However, do not take tab ebast 10 mg if you have severely impaired liver function. Consult your doctor if you have any concerns.
What if I take too much of Tablet?
Do not overdose on tab ebast 10 mg or any medicine as it could lead to unpleasant side-effects. Take Tablet only as prescribed by your doctor. Rush to your nearest doctor as early as possible if you have overdosed on Tablet. Monitoring vital body functions, ECG monitoring for at least 24 hours, gastric lavage and symptomatic treatment may be necessary.